February 7th, 2019
Niagara IceDogs (32-11-7-0 | 71 pts) vs Mississauga Steelheads (23-21-5-1 | 52 pts) 7:00 pm
10 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE TONIGHT’S GAME
Organized by: Jordyn Moussa, Social Media and Sales Coordinator
1) The IceDogs are back on home ice tonight as the Mississauga Steelheads make their 2nd visit of the season to the Meridian Centre.
2) Niagara looks to break the tie in the season series; each team has won 2 games each.
3) Coming into this game, Jason Robertson (9 games, 21 points), Jack Studnicka (6 games, 8 points) are on point streaks.
4) Jason Robertson’s 83 points on the season, ranks 3rd in the league. 46 of Robertson’s points are assists, ranking 5th in the league. Akil Thomas’ 47 assists on the year rank 3rd in the league. Phil Tomasino leads the league with 9 game winning goals this season.
5) The IceDogs have the 1st ranked home power play, with 33.9% efficiency, and the 16th ranked home penalty kill, with a 73.6% efficiency rating. Jason Robertson is dominating the league in power play points, leading with 15 goals and 26 assists on the man advantage. Kirill Maksimov has 14 goals on the man advantage, 4th in the league. While Akil Thomas has 22 power play assists, 5th in the league.
6) The Steelheads’ away power play ranks 9th with a 22.2% efficiency, while their away penalty kill is ranked 2nd with 82.9% efficiency.
7) Mississauga is led on the scoresheet by Alan Lyszczarczyk (60 points).
8) On the man advantage, the Steelheads’ Cole Carter leads the team with 10 goals.
9) Tonight’s game will be the first former IceDog Liam Ham will play against Niagara.
10) Tonight’s game is a match-up between the 1st and 3rd ranked teams in the Central Division.
Limited tickets are remaining for tonights game! They can be purchased online HERE, or in person at the following locations:
IceDogs Meridian Centre Offices 905-687-3641
Meridian Centre Box Office
Pen Centre Customer Service
Seaway Mall Customer Service